|Type of assignment;||Contribution to grade;||Dates.|
|Homework;||30%;||Every day (almost).|
|Quizzes;||10%;||About every week or so.|
|Midterm exam;||30%;||April 30 Monday.|
|Final exam;||30%;||June 6 Wednesday.|
There will be about 27 homework assignments, worth 30% in total. There will be about 5 quizzes, worth 10% in total. The midterm exam and the final exam will each be worth 30%. Nothing else contributes to your grade. There will be no extra credit assignments, although sometimes some of the homework problems will be extra credit.
Sometimes the instructions will ask you to show some of your work; make sure that you read the instructions! To get as much credit as possible, it's good to explain your answers as clearly as you can, even when the instructions don't specifically ask you to. If you can convince me that you know what you're doing, then you'll get credit. But if it looks like you pulled an answer out of thin air, then you won't get credit.
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